No. 49


OPEC Interviews And Press Conferences

The following are the texts of interviews and press conferences given by the OilMinisters of Algeria, Libya, Kuwait and Iran following the OPEC conference held in Jakartaon 26 November - 1 December 1997.

Algeria's Dr. Yousef Yousfi

Interviewed by MEES Executive Editor Walid Khadduri on 30 November.

Q: What is your reaction to the agreement to raise the production ceiling to 27.5mnb/d reached at the meeting?

A: Very frankly, I was...